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Today's News

  • Bowling Results

    Adult/Youth 5/16/17
    1 Spare Me 12.0/L 0
    2 4 Amigos 9.0/L 3.0
    3 Split Happens 9.0/L 3.0
    4 Pickett Up 8.0/L 4.0
    5 Team 2 7.5/L 4.5
    6 Team 1 4.5/L 7.5
    7 All About The Gutters 4.0/L 8.0
    8 Gutt/L er Done 3.0/L 9.0
    9 All About The Strikes 3.0/L 9.0

  • Fillies close out regular season 19-11 with three straight wins

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    After a disappointing loss, Wednesday at Boone County, 6-3, where the Fillies made five errors and were never really in the game, Harrison County closed out the regular season with three straight wins over quality opponents.  
    In the Boone County game the Fillies picked up their three runs in the top of the seventh with RBI’s from Kara Hines, Kara Stamper and Bailey Conley.  Hines and Stamper both had doubles.

  • 11U Girls’ Pitch Softball underway on big field at River Road Park

    11U Girls’ Pitch Softball underway on big field at River Road Park

    The 11U girls’ pitch softball league has gotten a good start into the season with games beginning on May 15.  There are four teams in the 9-11 age group plus three teams who are non-league teams made up of many of the same players. The league teams are Knockouts coached by Ryan Ross, Mossy Creek coached by Jason Palmer, Crush coached by Aubrey Dye and Bat Girls coached by Michael Fryman. The game results have been as follows:

  • HCHS tennis players fall short in state tournament

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Five Harrison County tennis players battled their way to the KHSAA State Tennis Tournament last week at the University of Kentucky Boone-Downing Tennis Center.  
    All five played on Thursday with Melony and Sarah Dunaway winning the only match won by the group.  All five were making their first trip to the finals which could cause nerves to be a factor in the results.

  • New cheer coach named, cheerleaders for 2017-18 selected

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    Amanda Robinson, the new Harrison County High School attendance clerk, has been named the cheer coach for the 2017-18 school year.  
    Robinson is a native of Lawrence County graduating from Lawrence County High School in 1997.  She attended Centre College, Auckland University in New Zealand, University of North Carolina, Asheville and the University of Kentucky.  

  • Sports Beats

    Coach Mac Whitaker Baseball
    Camp scheduled for June 12-15
    Hall of Fame baseball coach Mac Whitaker will hold his annual baseball camp for ages six through 14 beginning Monday, June 12 and finishing on Thursday June 15.  
    The cost is $75 per camper. A camper should wear appropriate baseball attire, shoes, hat and bring a glove. The camp will be held from 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. daily.  

  • Breds end regular season at 18-8 with loss to Camels

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Harrison County Thorobreds ended the regular season Wednesday, May 17, with a 4-2 loss to the Campbell County Camels on the Hilltop.  
    The Breds were scheduled to play Bath County on Friday but the game was washed out in the second inning after the Breds had scored four times in the first.  
    The Wednesday game featured two of the favorites to win the Tenth Region, along with Bourbon County and possibly Montgomery County and George Rogers Clark.  

  • Track Fillies shutout at state meet, Breds score one point

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The 800M relay team from Harrison County finished eighth in the state meet Friday to score one point for the Breds.  
    The relay team members are seniors Levi Hunt, Malcolm Walker, Colby Adams and sophomore Chase Blanton.  
    Austin Harless just missed scoring as he finished ninth in the 110M hurdles.  Other Thorobreds who were eligible to compete were T C Abbott, Austin Jackson, Tyler Jackson, and Duncan Wiley.  

  • Richard Crowdy named new high school soccer head coach

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    When Nick Hill resigned the head soccer coach position following the 2016 season it seemed natural that his assistant would be considered for the job.   That is just who got the job though it just happened about two weeks ago.  

  • Nicholas County wins 38th District with nine inning 9-5 win over Harrison County

    Mike Aldridge,
    Sports Writer
    hoosiers49@gmail.com

    The Nicholas County Bluejackets stopped a 39-game losing streak to Harrison County, Tuesday night, as they won the 38th District championship, 9-5, in nine innings.  
    The district title for the Bluejackets also stopped a 14 year streak of district championships for the Thorobreds, as well.